Gleim to Host Ice Cream & Issues Events

Jul. 16, 2024 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Barb Gleim (R-Cumberland) will be hosting two upcoming Ice Cream & Issues events in her legislative district on July 30 and 31. During the events, attendees will be treated to ice cream while getting an update about the recently passed state budget and the ongoing food processing residuals issue.

Dedication of SFC Randall Shughart Memorial Bridge in Newville

May. 29, 2024 /

WHAT: Rep. Barb Gleim (R-Cumberland) is hosting a dedication ceremony for the SFC Randall Shughart Memorial Bridge. The bridge carrying PA Route 641 over Big Spring Creek on the border of Newville Borough and West Pennsboro Township will be dedicated in his honor under Act 17 of 2023. Shughart died during a rescue operation in service to his country on Oct. 3, 1993, during the battle of Mogadishu, Somalia. He was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor.

Gleim Spearheads Greater Regulatory Oversight of FPR

Mar. 01, 2024 /

HARRISBURG - State Rep. Barb Gleim (R-Cumberland), a lawmaker and farmer, has been at the forefront of the issues surrounding food processing residual (FPR) waste for months, with many constituents in her district complaining about the odor and lack of regulations regarding FPR.

Gleim Announces Local Fire, Ambulance Grants

Feb. 13, 2024 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Barb Gleim (R-Cumberland) announced today that fire and emergency response organizations in the 199th Legislative District in Cumberland County are set to receive grants from the Fire Company and Emergency Medical Services Grant Program.

Gleim, Keefer to Host Concealed Carry Seminar this Saturday

Oct. 30, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Reps. Barb Gleim (R-Cumberland) and Dawn Keefer (R-York) are hosting a Concealed Carry Seminar this Saturday, Nov. 4, from 9 a.m. to noon (doors open at 8:30 a.m.) at the Carlisle Expo Center, 100 K St. in Carlisle.

Executive Decision Subverts Input of PA Citizens

Sep. 21, 2023 /

Gov. Josh Shapiro announced his administration will be implementing an automatic voter registration system in Pennsylvania just eight weeks before a general election, circumventing the legislative process. The constitutionality of this unilateral decision is in question and the timing again sows distrust among the people.

Gleim to Host Senior Expo Aug. 31 in Newville

Aug. 16, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Barb Gleim (R-Cumberland) is hosting a Senior Expo on Thursday, Aug. 31, from 9-11 a.m. at the Big Spring Senior Center, 91 Doubling Gap Road in Newville.

Gleim Announces $117,601 in Local Fire, Ambulance Grants

Feb. 06, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Fire and emergency response organizations in the 199th Legislative District in Cumberland County are set to receive $117,601 in funding under the Fire Company and Emergency Medical Service Grant Program, announced Rep. Barb Gleim (R-Cumberland).

Lawmakers Demand ID Verification and Proper Handling of Absentee, Mail-in Ballots

Oct. 25, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – With Election Day looming, Reps. Frank Ryan (R-Lebanon) and Dawn Keefer (R-York/Cumberland) were joined by more than a dozen of their House colleagues in sending a letter to acting Secretary of State Leigh Chapman today, insisting that she immediately issue a directive to county election officials on the proper handling of absentee and mail-in ballots.

Gleim Signs Letter Urging U.S. Department of Education to Reverse Plan to Allow Biological Males to Compete in Women’s Sports

Sep. 12, 2022 /

HARRISBURG—Continuing to uphold her promise to fight for the rights of women athletes, Rep. Barb Gleim (R-Cumberland) signed onto a letter with 61 of her colleagues to the United States Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights urging the office to reverse its proposal to amend Title IX, which protects women’s sports from discrimination. The expansion of Title IX would remove the binary language under existing law and add sexual orientation and gender identity.

Gleim Legislation Aims to Update Water Quality Data, Save Taxpayer Dollars, Highlight Improved Waterways

Sep. 12, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Protecting Pennsylvania’s environment through clean waterways is essential, which is why the federal Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4) program was initially established nearly 20 years ago. It set out to address water resources in watersheds throughout the nation that do not go through a treatment system and have higher than acceptable pollutant levels.